Serrated Tussock Educational Information

The following are a collection of information sources on identifying and managing serrated tussock. , These brochures and documents are available in PDF format for download. Click on the link to begin the download.

CRC SERRATED TUSSOCK MANAGEMENT GUIDE

This is an excellent guide produced by the CRC. 

SERRATED TUSSOCK BEST PRACTICE MANAGEMENT MANUAL

The Serrated Tussock Best Practice Management Manual is a comprehensive source of information on identification and management of serrated tussock. The manual is useful for land managers, weeds officers, extension services and others involved in the management of serrated tussock. 

Information is divided into six sections: the serrated tussock profile, integrated weed management, selecting a control program, how to implement control methods and management practices, case studies and further information.

SERRATED TUSSOCK BEST PRACTICE MANAGEMENT GUIDE

The Serrated Tussock Best Practice Management Guide is an eight page brochure covering some of the essential information from the Serrated Tussock Best Practice Management Manual. 

It covers information on serrated tussock impacts, distribution, life cycle, identifcation, and control. 

IDENTIFICATION OF SERRATED TUSSOCK BROCHURE

This brochure provides key comparisons between serrated tussock and other common Nassellas and native plants. It also has a guide on how do identify serrated tussock using its key characteristics.

SERRATED TUSSOCK ANNUAL CONTROL CALENDAR

This serrated tussock annual control calendar illustrates serrated tussock periods of growth through out the year and the ideal timing for different treatment methods. The calendar is based on Victorian data. 

HOW TO RECOGNISE, MANAGE AND PREVENT SERRATED TUSSOCK HERBICIDE RESISTANCE BROCHURE

This brochure introduces the concept of serrated tussock becoming resistant to herbicide application. Information on the implications caused by herbicide resistance, as well as recognising and avoiding herbicide resistant serrated tussock is covered. 

EFFECTS OF FLUPROPANATE ON NON-TARGET GRASSLAND SPECIES FLIER

This two page flier sums up the methodology, results and implications of research conducted on the effects of flupropanate on non-target native grass species.

MACHINERY HYGIENE GUIDELINES FOR ROADSIDE MANAGERS

Guidelines for machinery hygiene techniques and recommendations to minimise the spread of Chilean Needle Grass. Many of the recommendations apply to serrated tussock also. 

REGIONALLY PROHIBITED WEEDS INFORMATION SHEET - SERRATED TUSSOCK

A brochure produced by the Department of Environment and Primary Industries on serrated tussock. Provides information on noxious weed classifications, plant biology, impacts, preferred habitat, rate of growth and spread, seed persistance, growth calendar, prevention, eradication, and control. 

MANAGING NATIVE GRASSLAND - A GUIDE TO MANAGEMENT FOR CONSERVATION, PRODUCTION AND LANDSCAPE PROTECTION

This booklet provides information to managers of native grasslands.

Serrated tussock Pathways of Spread Brochure

A brochure produced by the VSTWP on the most common spread pathways forserrated tussock. Provides information on the best strategies to prevent the spread of serrated tussock and mitigate the risks posed by the spread pathways. 

Grazing Management Principles: Local Land Services NSW

Excessive grazing pressure will cause pastures to decline, leading to a decrease in perennial, palatable and productive pasture species, an increase in erosion risk and an abundance of undesirable pasture species.